Experts Address Challenges Faced by Wildlife and Humans Living Together

Over 60 community members attended the SLNC Silver Lake Reservoir Committee Meeting on June 8 to hear wildlife experts share their knowledge about the challenges humans and wild animals and birds face living together in an urban setting and best practices for helping them survive in and around the reservoirs.  The meeting was held at the Silver Lake Recreation Center where attendees heard presentations from Cathy Schoonmaker, Urban-Wildland Conservation Specialist with the National Park Service; Dana Stangel: Founder and Executive Director of Teranga Ranch; and Eric Strauss, Ph.D., President’s Professor of Biology at Loyola Marymount University and Executive Director of the Center for Urban Resilience (CURes) LEARN MORE